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janx Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-10-06 11:53 AM
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44. He's still very much the same guy, but he will not
be "handled" by "consultants" and DLC types if he runs again.

All the better.
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  -If the 'new' Al Gore runs, he'll win. Period. goodboy  May-10-06 01:48 AM   #0 
  - Well I'll be the first to venture an opinion  Patchuli   May-10-06 01:54 AM   #1 
  - no doubt, he's always had those qualities, he just needed to find himself  goodboy   May-10-06 02:41 AM   #9 
  - I think we should see how the political climate shapes up  gordontron   May-10-06 01:55 AM   #2 
  - well, i'd bet dollars to doughnuts that the repuke nominee will be McCain,  goodboy   May-10-06 02:45 AM   #12 
  - he had his chance, he blew it  pitohui   May-10-06 01:58 AM   #3 
  - He won the popular vote in 2000, with Big Dog's problems. He  funflower   May-10-06 02:08 AM   #7 
  - Big Dog's personal approval ratings were in the 60's at the time n/t  Tom Rinaldo   May-10-06 05:26 PM   #71 
     - Sorry, that's not accurate. Check the 2000 exit polls  AlGore-08.com   May-13-06 03:47 PM   #90 
  - well, I'll agree that he blew it for not fighting for the election he won  goodboy   May-10-06 02:47 AM   #13 
  - he didn't blow it, he won and he was robbed by the Supreme Court  AtomicKitten   May-10-06 02:57 AM   #14 
  - and the disgusting and bigoted abandonment of the african=americans  goodboy   May-10-06 05:58 AM   #29 
     - How true and how easily "forgotten" the abandonment of the African  itzamirakul   May-14-06 08:07 AM   #103 
  - He should have burned down the Supreme Court  sandnsea   May-10-06 03:20 AM   #16 
  - and then pissed on its ashes.  goodboy   May-10-06 06:00 AM   #30 
  - Then who would swear him in for the oath of office Jan.09?  Uncle Joe   May-10-06 01:33 PM   #53 
  - I disagree. I believe that Gore's hour is now.  ladjf   May-10-06 04:23 AM   #17 
  - "he didn't want it enough to fight for it"  w13rd0   May-10-06 04:32 AM   #19 
  - He fought for SIX WEEKS, right up to the Supreme Court. And that was  NYCGirl   May-10-06 08:59 AM   #38 
  - cuz liebershitz is a repuke boot licker...(nt)  goodboy   May-12-06 03:45 PM   #83 
     - f*cking eh on that one buddy.  bearfan454   May-14-06 06:03 PM   #106 
  - He took it to the Supreme Court  TallahasseeGrannie   May-10-06 01:49 PM   #63 
  - Based on what?  JulieRB   May-10-06 03:56 PM   #66 
  - Who's counting the votes?  tuvor   May-10-06 02:00 AM   #4 
  - And therein lies the rub...who's machines will they steal our votes with?  goodboy   May-10-06 05:45 AM   #22 
  - I agree, BUT  Autonomy   May-10-06 02:07 AM   #5 
  - and furthermore, what am I *still* doing up at 645 in the AM?  goodboy   May-10-06 05:46 AM   #23 
  - he's my  Brundle_Fly   May-10-06 02:07 AM   #6 
  - I gotta get me one of them!!!  goodboy   May-10-06 05:47 AM   #24 
  - It's gotta be Gore!  Apollo11   May-10-06 02:37 AM   #8 
  - cool site, thanks! If not gore who do you think would have the best shot?  goodboy   May-10-06 05:51 AM   #26 
  - I only count hatched chickens...  Bush_Eats_Beef   May-10-06 02:41 AM   #10 
  - Running Hillary would be just about the only way the Dems could flush this  goodboy   May-10-06 05:52 AM   #27 
  - I say Al...Because the Republicans have "AL-GORE-APHOBIA!"  Dunvegan   May-10-06 02:42 AM   #11 
  - Gore/Clark  Chipper Chat   May-10-06 03:09 AM   #15 
  - That's my dream ticket too! with a new Democrat controlled congress  goodboy   May-10-06 05:53 AM   #28 
  - Yes!  ShortnFiery   May-10-06 06:01 AM   #32 
  - You're kidding right?  bowens43   May-10-06 04:38 AM   #21 
  - And the public apparently don't like Al Gore  WesDem   May-10-06 09:37 AM   #40 
  - This is because Al was trashed by the media whores for empowering you  Uncle Joe   May-10-06 01:38 PM   #55 
     - Quite an analogy!  janx   May-10-06 01:43 PM   #59 
  - YOU don't like the man.....but  FrenchieCat   May-10-06 10:22 AM   #42 
  - For a guy no Democrat likes, he sure does win a lot of  Clark2008   May-10-06 06:01 PM   #77 
  - Gore/Feingold here.  Koyaanisqatsi   May-14-06 07:29 PM   #108 
  - Gore can ride in as the "wronged avenger," the restorer of the  Old Crusoe   May-10-06 04:26 AM   #18 
  - In 2000 we saw at least 3 'new Al Gores'  bowens43   May-10-06 04:37 AM   #20 
  - Gore did beat him by half a million votes. nevertheless,  goodboy   May-10-06 05:49 AM   #25 
  - How is that going to happen?  karynnj   May-10-06 07:22 AM   #35 
     - I'm sorry, I meant that he'd be President again in 2008..i mistakenly  goodboy   May-10-06 03:56 PM   #67 
     - Not his district  dmesg   May-14-06 07:36 AM   #102 
  - bowens43 for President !!!  Apollo11   May-10-06 06:31 AM   #33 
  - Al Gore is the same Al Gore that empowered you,  Uncle Joe   May-10-06 02:05 PM   #65 
  - I'm there, If Gore runs, I'll even volunteer to help get him elected. n/t  ShortnFiery   May-10-06 06:00 AM   #31 
  - Here is why the RW think Al Gore is KRAY-ZEE  bunkerbuster1   May-10-06 06:37 AM   #34 
  - Al Gore is a fine man but I REALLY want a fresh face in 2008.....  Rowdyboy   May-10-06 07:54 AM   #36 
  - I agree that he'll get the MOST VOTES . . . and by a large margin . . .  OneBlueSky   May-10-06 08:53 AM   #37 
  - If the 'new' Al Gore runs, he'll win. Period?  Tom Rinaldo   May-10-06 09:01 AM   #39 
  - It doesn't work that way.....  FrenchieCat   May-10-06 10:20 AM   #41 
  - Remember that "Tanned, Rested, and Ready: The New Nixon in 68!" won.  Dunvegan   May-10-06 11:01 AM   #43 
     - Comparing Al Gore to Richard Nixon is really doing an injustice to  FrenchieCat   May-10-06 12:09 PM   #45 
     - The comparison to Nixon is once of circumstance,  janx   May-10-06 12:12 PM   #47 
     - I meant ONE of circumstance--sorry Frenchie.  janx   May-10-06 05:44 PM   #73 
     - I agree with your assessment  martymar64   May-10-06 12:10 PM   #46 
     - Nixon also came within a hair of losing in 1968. Anti war Dems...  Tom Rinaldo   May-10-06 05:25 PM   #70 
     - nice post...and great comparison...except for Nixon being a cheap, lying,  goodboy   May-13-06 03:36 PM   #88 
  - He's still very much the same guy, but he will not  janx   May-10-06 11:53 AM   #44 
  - did you happen to see some of the speeches he's given lately?  goodboy   May-13-06 03:23 PM   #86 
  - I think you nailed it  koopie57   May-13-06 04:07 PM   #91 
     - No no, it's Chimpy who's 8 years old.  IntravenousDemilo   May-14-06 06:20 PM   #107 
  - I think he's got a good chance. Probably the best chance.  Bornaginhooligan   May-10-06 12:13 PM   #48 
  - bttft  0007   May-10-06 12:17 PM   #49 
  - flip-flop, flip-flop  Radical Activist   May-10-06 12:45 PM   #50 
  - they wouldn't have the flow to anyway..criminal defense atty's ain't cheap  goodboy   May-13-06 03:21 PM   #85 
  - Yeah, I disagree...  windbreeze   May-10-06 12:57 PM   #51 
  - Gore has more experience than any other potential  janx   May-10-06 01:01 PM   #52 
  - Look  windbreeze   May-10-06 01:35 PM   #54 
     - I'm not saying he deserves it, won it, was robbed, etc.--  janx   May-10-06 01:42 PM   #58 
  - Jeb  marions ghost   May-10-06 04:48 PM   #68 
     - I missed that on first read...  janx   May-10-06 04:51 PM   #69 
  - I like, no LOVE Al Gore.  Brigid   May-10-06 01:38 PM   #56 
  - Which Al Gore is the real Al Gore?  Freddie Stubbs   May-10-06 01:42 PM   #57 
  - The one you're seeing now.  NYCGirl   May-10-06 01:49 PM   #62 
  - If he announced he was running  TallahasseeGrannie   May-10-06 01:46 PM   #60 
  - are we talking with or without the beard?  Scriptor Ignotus   May-10-06 01:48 PM   #61 
  - This Al Gore:  goodboy   May-13-06 05:23 PM   #94 
  - WHAT ABOUT DIEBOLD ???????????????????????  The HL   May-10-06 01:50 PM   #64 
  - May the spirit of Andy Stephenson inspire us all to fight for  goodboy   May-13-06 03:24 PM   #87 
  - Gore is the best qualified candidate for President  IndianaGreen   May-10-06 05:30 PM   #72 
  - Gore has my vote  simonm   May-10-06 05:48 PM   #74 
  - I'm A HUGE Edwards Fan... But I Saw A Poll At Another News Group  ChiciB1   May-10-06 05:50 PM   #75 
  - Are you referring to the Nashua Advocate Poll?  janx   May-10-06 05:55 PM   #76 
  - the question is - which Al Gore will the MSM let you see?  paulk   May-10-06 06:18 PM   #78 
  - Ah, but the great thing is he has a whole movie coming out that shows him  NYCGirl   May-10-06 07:03 PM   #80 
  - That will be a good start  paulk   May-11-06 12:13 PM   #81 
  - I think that would backfire on the pukes in a millisecond/ think about  goodboy   May-13-06 05:21 PM   #93 
  - He is the ONLY VIABLE OPTION.  lildreamer316   May-10-06 06:38 PM   #79 
  - If he's the only viable option, we're screwed.  robcon   May-11-06 01:24 PM   #82 
     - If Rudy Giuliani hadn't dropped out of the senatorial race in NY because  NYCGirl   May-12-06 03:53 PM   #84 
     - If they run Hillary, she may be the next Dem. president, but not until  goodboy   May-13-06 03:38 PM   #89 
  - I do believe Al Gore would be the strongest possible candidate  Douglas Carpenter   May-13-06 04:20 PM   #92 
  - watch this, and tell me what you think  goodboy   May-13-06 05:24 PM   #95 
     - I'm very impressed with the speeches Al Gore has made over the past  Douglas Carpenter   May-13-06 11:40 PM   #98 
        - yup. It'll be hard enough for the Pukes to deploy a mass-amnesia device  goodboy   May-14-06 03:46 AM   #99 
           - maybe that's why Frist's now coming out for stem cells...they plan  goodboy   May-14-06 05:28 PM   #104 
  - I disagree. The broadcast media has built him as joke. No way he can  AlinPA   May-13-06 08:43 PM   #96 
  - I would venture to say  AtomicKitten   May-13-06 08:50 PM   #97 
  - I would ventrue to say  goodboy   May-14-06 03:47 AM   #100 
     - One of the things I most appreciate about  DemonGoddess   May-14-06 07:26 AM   #101 
  - The New Al is awesome!  Odin2005   May-14-06 05:57 PM   #105 
  - As long as he continues on the roll  fortyfeetunder   May-14-06 09:41 PM   #109 
 

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